ParaMed is pleased to partner with the Ontario government to provide an additional $3/hour temporary increase for PSW staff to supplement regular earnings. We are also partnering with the Ontario Health PSW Return-of-Service initiative which offers up to $5000 in incentives to eligible recent graduates who commit to working with ParaMed.
ParaMed is currently accepting resumes from Personal Support Workers (PSW) and other healthcare equivalencies. ParaMed Personal Support Workers travel within a designated geography to provide individualized care to patients within a community setting. If you are seeking a rewarding career offering one on one patient care and opportunity to practice full-scope personal support services, we want to hear from you!
Locations: Stratford - Perth County
PSW Certificate or equivalent healthcare education in a related field
Effective oral and written communication skills
Ability to demonstrate compassion, tact, and diplomacy when interacting with patients and their families
Experience working with acutely ill, chronically ill, or palliative clients is considered a strong asset
The ability to commit to working a set schedule including every other weekend
A valid driver’s license, access to a vehicle, and a willingness to travel to and from patient residences within a designated area is required
ParaMed recognizes the importance of immunization to protect our patients and team members from Covid-19. A condition of employment with ParaMed is that all new hires receive all required doses of a Covid 19 vaccine approved by Health Canada
ParaMed offers you:
Health and dental benefits for part-time and full-time staff
Company-paid mobile device for patient tracking
Training and skills development
Career advancement opportunities
Employee discount programs
A supportive and respectful workplace
Autonomy and independence
ParaMed takes great pride in the safety and wellbeing of all employees. We provide full access to Personal Protective Equipment as required so that our employees can work through their day with peace-of-mind
What does “Redefining care” mean to you?
ParaMed needs team members who share our goal of redefining care in the home. Join Canada’s largest home health care company and make a real difference in the lives of people in your community. We provide quality, compassionate care directly to clients where they live because we believe that when you are in need of care, home is a more comfortable place to be!
Choose ParaMed for support, where we’ll provide you with paid orientation, mentorship, and ongoing training. Experience diversity and life long learning – where the skills that you learn contribute to making you a confident and accomplished care professional.
If you share these same goals and values, let's talk - we'd love to have you on our team! Please click the APPLY NOW button to submit a resume!
In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and ParaMed Policies on Accommodation, a request for accommodation will be accepted as part of ParaMed hiring process.